25 – 26 JUNE


Multilingual Content and Technology Forum

Monday, June 6, 2016
The Robert Trent Jones Golf Club
One Turtle Point Drive, Gainesville, VA 20155


About the Event

TransPerfect is pleased to introduce the European edition of the GlobalLink NEXT program, happening at the Hotel Okura. This year's two-day event will include a business content forum day, focused on case studies, keynote presentations and a panel of thought leaders sharing stories from multiple industries. There will also be a day focused on technology, with real client stories, road map presentations, workshops and networking. Join us in this interactive environment to discuss challenges and solutions with fellow globalisation managers from around the globe.


Ferdinand Bolstraat 333
1072 LH Amsterdam, Netherlands

Click here for directions to Hotel Okura

Keynote |Thomas Husson| FORRESTER

Personalizing Experiences: The Next Frontier for Global Brands

Thomas is a vice president and principal analyst serving Chief Marketing Officers. Thomas focuses on technology innovations within marketing and its impact on strategies such as the disruptive role of technology in bridging the digital and physical worlds; new conversational interfaces, such as messaging apps, bots, and intelligent agents; and the role of mobile devices, including wearables and connected objects on shaping consumer attitudes and behaviors.

Thomas has spoken at numerous events around the world, including Mobile World Congress, Mobile Convention Amsterdam, DMEXCO, and WebSummit, and is regularly quoted in leading media outlets, such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Les Echos, and Le Monde.

He has worked with clients from nearly every industry — including consumer goods, luxury, travel, retail, and financial services — to advise and guide the development of their mobile and digital strategies.


Balaji Subramanian
Vice President, Global Operations
Carlos Marquez Arroyo
Manager, E-Commerce
Georg Kirchner
Globalization Technology Manager
Dell EMC
Gregg Okunami
Globalization Program Manager
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Luuk de Jager
Regional Director Europe
NMQ Digital
Rachel Malcolm
Team Leader Publishing
Customer Experience and Corporate Development
Thomas van Mastbergen
Head of Digital Marketing

Speaker information will be added periodically. Check back for further information.

Agenda at a Glance

  • 25 June:
    Technology Track
  • 26 June:
    Business Content Forum Track
  • Track:

    General Session

    Track 1

    Track 2

    8:30 – 10:00 Breakfast & Check-In

    10:00 – 10:15 Opening Sessions

    10:15 – 10:30 The GlobalLink Vision

    10:30 – 11:00 Project Director Roadmap

    11:00 – 11:30 OneLink Roadmap & Demo

    11:30 – 12:00 TransPort Roadmap

    12:00 – 12:45 Client Case Study

    12:45 – 14:00 Lunch

    14:00 – 14:30 Client Case Study

    14:30 – 15:00 Which GlobalLink Am I?

    14:30 – 15:00 Project Director 5.0 Workshop

    15:00 – 15:30 OneLink Central Workshop

    15:00 – 15:30 Using GlobalLink with Machine Translation

    15:30 – 16:00 Supply Chain Management in Project Director

    15:30 – 16:00 Translation Editors Current and Future

    16:00 – 16:30 Enterprise Reporting in GlobalLink

    16:00 – 16:30 GlobalLink Connect Overview

    16:30 – 16:45Break

    16:45 – 17:15Client Case Study

    17:15 – 17:30 Q&A with GlobalLink Team

    17:30 – 18:30 Cocktail Hour & Networking

  • 10:00 – 11:00 Breakfast & Check In
    11:00 – 11:15 Opening Remarks
    11:15 – 11:45 Client Case Study
    11:45 – 12:15 Client Case Study
    12:15 – 13:00 Keynote Presentation
    13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
    14:00 – 14:30 Client Case Study
    14:30 – 14:45 Break
    14:45 – 16:00 Panel of Experts
    17:00 – 18:00 Cocktail Reception & Networking
  • Track:



    8:00AM – 9:00AM Breakfast

    9:00AM – 9:45AM Keynote Presentation: Context Marketing

    9:45AM – 10:30AM Client Case Study: Perry Ellis

    10:30AM – 10:45AM Morning Break

    10:45AM – 11:30AM Technology Onboarding

    11:30AM – 12:15PM Keynote Presentation: Percolate

    12:15PM – 1:00PM Enterprise Reporting in GlobalLink

    1:00PM – 2:00PM Lunch

    2:00PM – 2:30PM GlobalLink Transport + IRM

    2:00PM – 2:45PM OneLink Client Case Study: Hilton Worldwide

    2:30PM – 3:15PM OneLink Central Workshop

    2:45PM – 3:30PM Advanced OneLink Implementation

    3:15PM – 4:00PM Client Case Study: Working with System Integrators

    3:30PM – 4:15PM CCMS Case Study: Cray Inc.

    4:00PM – 4:30PM GlobalLink In-Context Review

    4:15PM – 5:00PM Using GlobalLink with Machine Translation

    4:30PM – 5:00PM GlobalLink and SEO

    5:00PM – 5:45PM Closing Keynote Presentation: SAP

    5:45PM – 6:00PM Closing Remarks

*Please note that this year’s GlobalLink NEXT Europe agenda will be announced at a later date.

The agenda for this event will be released at a later date. Please check back soon.


  • Client Case Studies
  • Keynote Presentations
  • Panel of Experts Answering Q&A
  • Interactive Workshops
  • Media & Localisation
  • Technology Demonstrations
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Enterprise Reporting
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Networking Opportunities


If you have any other questions or inquiries related to the event, please email GlobalLinkNEXT@transperfect.com

What is the cost of registration and what does it include?

The registration fee for GlobalLink NEXT Europe is €495 and includes admission to all sessions, breakfasts, lunches and cocktail hours.

Is there a dress code?

Business casual is recommended for all GlobalLink NEXT Europe sessions and events.

May I bring a guest?

We encourage all GlobalLink NEXT Europe attendees to invite colleagues to also register for the conference. Space is limited, so we suggest securing all spots as soon as possible.

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